Burying Old Alive (1963)
1h 30min · Drama · 15 March 1963
Prior to the adoption of Confucianism, it was the tradition to abandon one's parents on a mountainside if they were over 70 years of age. In the ancient kingdom of Goryeo, now modern Korea, a nobleman defies this tradition when he refuses to leave his mother to starve to death.
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Director(s): Ki-young KimCast: Kim Jin-kyu, Ju Jeung-nyeo, Ye-chun Lee